Rachel James is a “death nerd” who studies and does public speaking about death-related topics, including suicide culture and end-of-life decisions. Earlier this year, she co-founded a project called Posy-Filled Pockets in response to a series of big life events that brought her work closer to home. Bonnie Chan reports from Grass Valley, Calif.CREDITS:
REPORTER: Bonnie Chan
MUSIC: "Accralate" by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com). Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0), "Eat Until I Die" from Walt Disney's "Jack and the Beanstalk"
PHOTO CAPTION AND CREDIT: Piano still life at Chapel of the Angels, a mortuary in Grass Valley, CA. Photo by Bonnie Chan.